Sallie Taylor Colvin

29 October 1865–15 July 1938 (Age 72)
Pendleton, Kentucky, United States

The Life Summary of Sallie Taylor

When Sallie Taylor Colvin was born on 29 October 1865, in Pendleton, Kentucky, United States, her father, Augustin Rule Colvin, was 32 and her mother, Sidnia Ann Hudnall, was 28. She married Walter Henry McPherson on 25 June 1883, in Pendleton, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 7 daughters. She lived in Falmouth, Pendleton, Kentucky, United States in 1880 and Prairie Township, Jackson, Missouri, United States for about 30 years. She died on 15 July 1938, in Greenwood Cemetery, Prairie Township, Jackson, Missouri, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Greenwood, Jackson, Missouri, United States.

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Walter Henry McPherson
Sallie Taylor Colvin
Marriage: 25 June 1883
Mattie McPherson
Mary McPherson
Orpha McPherson
Ora McPherson
Anna Augusta McPherson
Virginia M McPherson
Ruth R McPherson
Walter Colvin McPherson
Robert Henry McPherson

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  • Marriage
    25 June 1883Pendleton, Kentucky, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1866 · The First Civil Rights Act
    Age 1
    The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.
    1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.
    Age 2
    This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.
    Age 21
    Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

    Name Meaning

    Scottish and Irish (Donegal, Antrim): variant of Colville , probably reflecting a local pronunciation. The name was taken to Ulster in the 17th century.Manx: if not identical with 1, perhaps from the Old Norse personal name Kolbeinn, with /v/ substituted for /b/.English: from the rare Middle English personal name Colwin, Colvin, which may be a borrowing into English of a Welsh name whose modern form is Collwyn ‘white’, or of colwyn ‘doe, puppy, pet dog’, or of the placename Colwyn (Denbighshire, Radnorshire).

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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    Sources (11)

    • Sallie T Colvin in household of Gus Colvin, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Salliet. Colvin, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"
    • Sallie Mcpherson in household of Walter Mcpherson, "United States Census, 1900"

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